Image Within

Image Within

Workshop Series

Spring Renewal Workshop Series Enhancing Your Professional Image

1. Understanding the Power of Your Personal Image

Why Personal Image is key to your success in business and in life.

During this interactive session, you will gain an understanding of personal image. You will have the opportunity to conduct a self-assessment of your overall image, including wellness, self-esteem, and personal presentation. You will be able to acquire a few foundational tools needed to incorporate initial changes to your image so you can boost your professional presence.

You’ll get foundational strategies to understand:

  • Is your inner voice sabotaging you?  Foundational elements to reclaim your authenticity and boost your confidence.
  • Is your current image holding you back? Key tools to incorporate initial changes to your image so you can boost your professional presence.
  • Create a concrete action plan to start crafting your Powerful Professional Presence so you can start leading your life

Date: TBA
Location: The Village Hive, Markham, ON

2. Unleashing Your Unique Personal Style

Personal style is one key element to finding clothes that make you look and feel good. It’s my belief that by understanding what your inner personal style is, everyone can become more stylish and confident.

Part 1: Personal Style and Positive Self-Image. The Look Good, Feel Good Connection.

Everyone can use personal style as a tool for cultivating self-care and reflecting self-respect. No matter your body shape or which birthday is on the horizon, you can learn to flatter your figure.

You can utilize your natural beauty to reflect your undeniably amazing self outward to the world. During this interactive session you will discover your personal style and how aligning your personal style will help your feminine power to unleash your professional success.

You’ll get strategies and tools to understand:

  • What personal style is and how your style will serve you to create an authentic professional look
  • You will discover your authentic personal style
  • You will learn how to harness your personal style as a source to unleash your feminine professional power

Date: TBA
Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm
Location: The Village Hive, Markham, ON

3. Unleashing Your Unique Personal Style

Understanding your inner personal style is key to discovering what makes you feel comfortable and stylish in a professional environment. Personality influences what you wear, what you feel good in, and what gives you confidence.

You’ll get strategies and tools to understand:

  • How to build your  Unique Signature Style with your Professional Clothing.  How to be a “Polished Professional” by using the elements of design to create your signature Personal Style.
  • How to properly use accessories as the tools to create your Stylish Professional Presence

Date: TBA
Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm
Location: The Village Hive, Markham, ON

4. Creating Your Signature Professional Wardrobe

Cluttered Closets Create Clutter Lives - How to create an efficient Capsule wardrobe for your Professional Success

“Women Usually Love what they buy, yet hate two-thirds of what is in their closets”- Mignon Mclaughlin

"The average American throws away 81 pounds of clothing per year. At the rate consumer waste is piling up, it doesn’t look good for the future of the planet. So how can you become a more conscious consumer? It starts by educating yourself on how to make the right clothing purchasing decisions ”. Shannon at Factory45

Part 1: Addressing the “Diva” Syndrome - learn how to create an efficient professional wardrobe.

“Every minute you spend in planning saves ten minutes in execution”. Brian Tracey

In today’s society, it is easy to pretend to be a Hollywood Diva that requires a huge wardrobe as a way to measure your professional success. In this session you will learn that it is not about being “fashionable and trendy”, it is about adjusting your closet to reflect your uniqueness. Avoid self-sabotage and project an attractive and compelling image through creating an efficient professional wardrobe. This is a perfect opportunity to simplify your wardrobe and your life.

You’ll get strategies and tools to understand:

  • Identifying and understanding the different levels of dress codes.
  • Creating a successful professional capsule wardrobe that suits your personal lifestyle.
  • Creating the budget to buy the best quality clothing you can afford without breaking your bank account.

Date: Tuesday, May 15th
Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm
Location: The Village Hive, Markham, ON

5. Creating Your Signature Professional Wardrobe

Part 2: Becoming a fashion-conscious woman. Building your efficient Professional Wardrobe capsule

You’ll get valuable strategies and tools to understand:

  • The art and science behind mixing and matching items in your closet to create an abundant Professional Wardrobe. No more “I do not have anything to wear!!”
  • A more sustainable future begins with proper recycling. Understanding the financial benefit to recycling your closet, the consignment model. Leveraging the power of giving back, donating your clothing to empower more women so they too can build their professional presence.
  • A list and value proposition of the retail clothing stores in the GTA (new clothing, high-end consignment stores and rental) that are making a difference and creating a more sustainable planet and how you can benefit from their models to build your dream wardrobe. You will fall in love with their clothing and the amount of savings you will create to your budget.

Date: Thursday, May 17th
Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm
Location: The Village Hive, Markham, ON

6. Developing Your Key Leadership Qualities

Professional Presence is more than just looking and dressing well. Professional Presence combines leadership qualities, communication skills, and engagement expertise in a powerful mix that leads to continuous upward mobility in a company, or for entrepreneurs, it helps support your company’s brand growth.

Part 1- Establishing a Powerful Professional presence by leveraging your soft skills 

You’ll get strategies and tools to understand:

  • What are some of the key top Soft Skills to develop that will help you enhance your professional presence
  • Mastering your interpersonal relationships. How to build rapport and develop positive relationships with warmth, empathy, respect, and courtesy.
  •  Convey confidence and competence and establish trust and credibility through verbal and nonverbal communication.

Date: TBA

7. Developing Your Key Leadership Qualities

Part  2: Take Charge of  your Professional Growth 

Women seem to have a harder time stepping out of the shadows and into the spotlight in the professional arena. To be more successful, you must ensure that you get credit for the outstanding work you do, learn how to effectively negotiate what you want and build a collaborative network that will help get you where you want and desire to be faster.

You’ll get strategies to understand:

  • Getting Credit at Work: Behind Every Successful Woman is Herself
  • Foundational Negotiation Skills: The art and science behind how to ask and gain what you want in business
  • Building Collaboration Networks: The power of the collective growth. How to identify the key supporting network that will nurture your growth.

Date: TBA